Scranton band ‘Dour’ stays true to its name, looks forward to creating new music

Dour — as classified in the dictionary — is an adjective that refers to something that is relentlessly severe, stern or gloomy in manner or appearance. Chadd Jenkins of Scranton thinks that word suits his metal and punk band perfectly. “It’s a very fitting name for...
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BTL brings Broadway classic ‘A Chorus Line’ to Electric City for quartet of shows

Broadway’s singular sensation “A Chorus Line” swings into Scranton this weekend. Broadway Theatre League of Northeastern Pennsylvania presents the Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical at Scranton Cultural Center at The Masonic Temple, 420 N. Washington Ave....
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Cold Spell – Glide into the realm of ‘Harry Potter’ during Clarks Summit Festival of Ice

Glacius! A freezing spell falls over Clarks Summit Festival of Ice as it kicks off its 14th year with a magical theme. In the festival’s 14th year, visitors of “The Wizarding World of Ice” can participate in a variety of “Harry Potter”-themed activities. They also can...
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Wailin’ Jennys bring three-part harmonies, mix of originals and covers to Dallas

The Wailin’ Jennys began as a one-night-only show in a Winnipeg guitar store. Sixteen years later, they continue to tour as a prominent folk group, releasing albums and performing all over the world. The international folk trio, made up of Ruth Moody, Nicky Mehta and...
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Up Close & Personal – Tony Frable

Up Close & Personal – Tony Frable

Tony Frable is the owner and operator of Morgan’Z Pub & Eatery in Scranton. He also works with the Pennsylvania Department of the Auditor General. Morgan’Z Pub & Eatery was first opened by his family in 2009, and he has been the principal operator since 2012....

Fab 5 – February 22, 2018

Fab 5 – February 22, 2018

1. Rock 107 Cardboard Box Sled Derby Enjoy a tubular derby competition at Montage Mountain’s snowtubing lanes. On Sunday, Feb. 25, teams of sledders ages 10 and up can participate in the Rock 107 Cardboard Box Sled Derby. Guests and spectators can enjoy the...

Concerts – February 22, 2018

Concerts – February 22, 2018

F.M. Kirby Center, Wilkes-Barre Tickets: 570-826-1100 An Evening with Poco and Jim Messina, Thursday, Feb. 22 Jim Breuer, Saturday, Feb. 24 Blues Traveler, Wednesday, Feb. 28 David Byrne, Sunday, March 4 Ron White, Thursday, March 8 Alice Cooper, Saturday, March 10...

Sounds – February 22, 2018

Sounds – February 22, 2018

CHANGES IN ATTITUDES DEERHOOF – “Mountain Moves” THE GOOD: California indie rockers Deerhoof come back with a varied fourteenth. THE BAD: Nope. THE NITTY GRITTY: Written and recorded after our 2016 presidential election, “Mountain Moves” is another case of indie rock...